Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) After months of speculation, Binghamton baseball fans have an answer about the future.
The Binghamton Mets are sticking around for 4 more years.
The B-Mets and New York Mets announced a four-year extension of their Player Development Contract, securing the B-Mets as New York's Double-A affiliate through the 2016 season.
The Binghamton Mets have been affiliated with New York for the past 21 seasons.
Before the season started, there were rumors that the team would move possibly be moved to Ottawa.
Team owner Mike Urda denied those rumors saying baseball would be staying in Binghamton.
Now he says they are pleased to continue the affiliation agreement with the New York Mets and look forward to their 22nd year as a New York Mets affiliate in 2013.